Older Australians allowed to draw on superannuation to fund property loans are being afforded an unfair advantage, a leading business academic says.
Superannuation is being made more flexible to meet the needs of the nation’s first home buyers and increasing numbers of Baby Boomer downsizers.
Speculation is mounting a boost to super could be scrapped, with the government switching focus to boosting homeownership.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called on commercial landlords to “do the right thing” as Australia reels from the coronavirus pandemic.
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Deciding where to buy an investment property is a big decision. Location is a crucial factor when purchasing property, especially when buying it as an investment.
It’s an ugly, inconvenient secret. While female real estate agents are common today, there are comparatively few women real estate investors. And that’s a problem.
Brisbane has cemented its place as the fastest growing capital city market throughout Australia, leading the nation in terms of dwelling price growth, ahead of all other capitals, but even more so in the housing market compared to the unit market.
SPECIALIST MORTGAGE finance director Helen Avis has been recognised in this year’s MPA Top 100 list, as one of the Top Mortgage brokers writing the highest value of loans in FY21; further adding to a long history of achievements and awards in the Australian finance industry.
Queensland’s influx of interstate residents is influencing dwelling design, with owner-occupiers and investors gravitating towards larger and more luxurious apartments.
Australian house prices notched up their 14th consecutive month of gains in November, with the annual rise adding more than $126,000 to the median value of homes across the nation.
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